buffet car


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Synonyms for buffet car

a passenger car where food is served in transit

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THE biggest rail workers union is staging protests today as part of its campaign to retain buffet cars on busy routes.
"The play is set on a train - in a railway compartment, outside that compartment and in a buffet car.
He was on Friday's 11.48am King's Cross to Hull service, and seeing a queue built up in the buffet car, he offered to get behind the counter with the female employee and start serving passengers.
Salvador Dali enjoys a railway cuppa in the buffet car
He would struggle to find a buffet car on the Newbury trains these days but he would enjoy trying to get his tongue around Aigle D'Or, the niceties of the French language having largely passed him by despite his time in the services.
has 10 main characters including a childminder called Granny Murray, Tina the taxi driver and Raymond the train buffet car attendant.
His mother was a schoolteacher, his father a railroad man, operating a buffet car running on the Michigan Central.
It is believed that the 25-year-old jumped out of the window of the London to Manchester Virgin train minutes after stealing cash from the buffet car.
The system will let passengers make, cancel or alter their reservations or specify if they want a window seat, which direction they will face, the distance from the buffet car and if they require a non-smoking seat.
Now, Transport Secretary Chris 'Failing' Grayling may nationalise more routes because private operators can't run a bath let alone a buffet car.
Price includes: Standard from PS89pp/PS237 family - including a reserved seat usually at table for four First from PS139pp/PS362 family - including morning coffee and Danish pastry, afternoon tea with a selection of finger sandwiches, scones, jam and cream Premier Dining from PS199pp/PS557 family - including full English breakfast and a four course dinner silver served at your seat Buffet car available.
Price includes: Standard PS79pp/PS197 family - including a reserved seat usually at table for four First PS135pp/PS345 family - including morning coffee and Danish pastry, afternoon tea with a selection of finger sandwiches, scones, jam and cream Premier Dining PS189pp/PS507 family - including full English breakfast, light lunch and a four course dinner silver served at your seat Buffet car available.
The RMT is in dispute over the introduction of new trains after seeking assurances over jobs, buffet car facilities and maintenance.
An East Coast spokesman said it has no intention of getting rid of guards - though the maintenance and buffet car issues are matters for whichever company takes over the franchise when it is re-privatised.